Fully-funded Masters Scholarship for International Students in China 2018/2019


Designed to prepare the next generation of global leaders, Schwarzman Scholars is the first scholarship created to respond to the geopolitical landscape of the 21st Century. Whether in politics, business or science, the success of future leaders around the world will depend upon an understanding of China’s role in global trends











DURATION: 1 year


LEVEL: Masters in Global Affairs, with concentrations in one of the disciplines:

  • Public Policy

  • Economics and Business

  • International Studies










SCHOLARSHIP FUNDING

The extraordinary students selected to become Schwarzman Scholars will receive a comprehensive scholarship. It will include:

  • Tuition Fees

  • Room and board

  • Travel to and from Beijing at the beginning and end of the academic year

  • An in-country study tour

  • Required course books and supplies

  • Lenovo laptop and smartphone

  • Health insurance

  • A personal stipend of $3,500

With a $450 million endowment, Schwarzman Scholars will be the single largest philanthropic effort ever undertaken in China by largely international donors.


ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

  • Undergraduate degree or first degree from an accredited college or university or its equivalent. Applicants who are currently enrolled in undergraduate degree programs must be on track to successfully complete all degree requirements by August 1, 2018 before orientation begins. There are no requirements for a specific field of undergraduate study; all fields are welcome, but it will be important for applicants, regardless of undergraduate major, to articulate how participating in Schwarzman Scholars will help develop their leadership potential within their field.

  • Age Requirement

  • Candidates must be at least 18 but not yet 29 years of age as of August 1, 2018.

  • English language proficiency

  • Applicants must demonstrate strong English skills, as all teaching will be conducted in English. If the applicant